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Newburyport: The Newburyport Lantern Festival coincides with National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Inscribe words of remembrance on a special paper lantern. Sunday, Sept. 1, 6-8 p.m. Bartlet Mall, High and Pond streets. Suggested donation $10/lantern. 978-255-2287, www.ocawareness.org.
Salisbury: Adam Young of Owl City burst onto the scene in 2009 with his first hit, “Fireflies,” catching the attention of young America with his mystic music and electronic sound. Sunday, 8 p.m. Blue Ocean Music Hall, 4 Ocean Front North. $22. 978-462-5888, www.blueoceanhall.com/news/142/74/Owl-City.html.